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Merry Hill Golf Club September 22nd, 2012

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Doug Marshall with the two rookies, Brian Henderson and Mario Tomini
On a cool and mostly cloudy early Fall day (with a little hail thrown in for variety) 30 hardy hickory hackers played our final scramble at Merry Hill Golf Club, near Kitchener. Designed and built by member Tony Matlock, Merry Hill is a most interesting par 62 course composed of well designed and challenging par 3 and par 4 holes.

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The clubhouse at Merry Hill
The course was in excellent condition and enjoyed by everyone. After all the strokes were counted we had seven of the eight teams separated by four shots. Congratulations to all the competitors on another good close competitive result.

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The winning team – Paul Dietz, Scott MacRae and Frank Hall
The winning team was Paul Dietz, Scott MacRae and Frank Hall.



Here are the final scores with ties broken by score card playoffs.
56
  • Frank Hall, Scott MacRae, Paul Dietz
  • Jim Parker, Mike Hart, Bill Vossen
58
  • David Burgess, Al Clark, Barry Relph, Bill Macdonald
  • Tony Matlock, Paul W. Sorley, Joe McLean, Paul Murray
  • Vern P, Nigel Birnie, Keith Sutherland, Don Zeigler
59
  • Doug Marshall, Brian Henderson, Mario Tomini, Pete Vandenbeurden
60
  • Ian Clarke, Bill Stewart, Ken Leedham, Pat Mihm
65
  • Wayne Baigent, Craig Blair, Adrienne Blair, John Duffy


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Club President Paul W. Sorley with host (and course designer) Tony Matlock
The post golf Show and Auction were spirited and busy followed by a fine meal prepared and served by Chef David and his kitchen staff.

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Ian Clarke, Ken Leedham, Bill Stewart & Pat Mihm, looking rather windswept
We will come back again to Merry Hill in 'Warmer Weather'.